By KAREN MATTHEWS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 03/14 — Jurors convicted a former top aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo on federal bribery and fraud charges Tuesday in a trial that further exposed the state capital’s culture of backroom deal-making.
By JONATHAN MATTISE, Associated Press NASHIVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 03/07 — Before her sudden fall, former Nashville Mayor Megan Barry was a progressive, pro-business rising star among Tennessee’s struggling Democrats in a firmly red state.
By MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 03/03 — A police lieutenant and department spokesman used his job to get around California’s strict gun laws in order to resell dozens of guns without a license,
By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 02/13 — Baltimore’s latest police corruption saga could be tough to sell as a TV crime drama, short on heroes and too extreme to attract loyal viewers.
By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 02/09 — Jurors started deliberating Thursday in a case involving one of the worst U.S. police corruption scandals in recent memory after hearing nearly three weeks of testimony from drug dealers,
MEXICO CITY (AP) 02/08 — Authorities in Mexico’s Gulf coast state of Veracruz announced charges Thursday of “forced disappearance” against 19 current or former state police officials and officers,Read more »
BALTIMORE (AP) 02/03 — Baltimore’s new police commissioner has downplayed concerns that there might be rampant corruption in the city’s police force despite testimony in a criminal trial against Gun Trace Task Force members.Read more »
By ERIC TUCKER, MARY CLARE JALONICK and CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/03 — President Donald Trump on Saturday claimed complete vindication from a congressional memo that alleges the FBI abused its surveillance powers during the investigation into his campaign’s possible Russia ties.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 02/01 — A California police department dogged by a sexual misconduct scandal has spent $6 million on a court-ordered computer program to track officer conduct that is not working properly,Read more »
By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 01/31 — An indicted ex-detective broke down in tears in a Baltimore courtroom while testifying about a car wreck he said was set in motion by a corrupt police unit initiating a chase despite a policy against high-speed pursuits.
By The Associated Press: 01/27 – This is an excerpt from a confidential Honduran government report that alleges Jose David Aguilar Moran, the country’s new national police chief,Read more »
By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN, MARTHA MENDOZA and GARANCE BURKE , Associated Press
MEXICO CITY (AP) 01/26 — When Jose David Aguilar Moran took over as Honduras’
By SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/06 — The FBI is investigating whether the Clinton Foundation accepted donations in exchange for political favors while Hillary Clinton was secretary of state,
BALTIMORE (AP) 01/04 — The former leader of a specialized unit of Baltimore’s police force will plead guilty in a corruption case.
The Baltimore Sun reports Wednesday that former Sgt.
By TERRY SPENCER, Associated Press WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) 01/03 — A politically prominent Florida eye doctor could get more than 30 years in prison for stealing $100 million in one of history’s largest Medicare frauds.
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) 12/23 — President Donald Trump again questioned the impartiality of the deputy director of the FBI,
By MARK STEVENSON, Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) 12/16 — Mexico’s Congress approved a law Friday that would give the military a legal framework to act as police,
By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 11/23 — A Baltimore detective killed by a gunman last week was slain a day before he was set to testify in a corruption probe into activities of indicted officers,
CHICAGO (AP) 11/16 — Prosecutors plan to vacate the convictions of 15 men who claim a corrupt Chicago police sergeant manufactured the evidence that landed them in prison.Read more »
WASHINGTON (AP) 11/04 — The nation’s chief law enforcement officer is finding himself in a familiar spot: belittled by the president, pressured to investigate political opponents and sucked back into the center of the storm around the investigation into the Trump administration’s campaign ties to Russia.In President Donald Trump’s Cabinet,Read more »